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vein

noun [C]
 
 
/veɪn/
BLOOD one of the tubes in your body that carries blood to your heartThe circulatory system and blood
LEAF one of the thin lines on a leafParts of plants
Translations of “vein”
in Arabic وَريد…
in Korean 정맥…
in Malaysian vena, urat…
in French veine, nervure…
in Turkish damar, kan damarı…
in Italian vena…
in Chinese (Traditional) 管, 靜脈, 葉脈…
in Russian вена, жилка…
in Polish żyła, żyłka, nerw…
in Vietnamese tĩnh mạch, gân lá…
in Spanish vena, nervio…
in Portuguese veia…
in Thai เส้นเลือดดำ, เส้นใบไม้…
in German die Vene, der Blattnerv…
in Catalan vena…
in Japanese 血管…
in Indonesian pembuluh darah, urat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 管, 静脉, 叶脉…
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